LEC Research Roundtable on Extreme Deference to Agency Interpretations of Vague and Ambiguous Regulations

Event Details

  • Date:
  • Venue: George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School
  • Division: The Henry G. Manne Program on the Law and Economics

The papers discussed at the Roundtable were later presented at the LEC Public Policy Conference on Administration Unbound? Delegation, Deference, and Discretion.


Seminole Rock and the Interpretive Dimension of Deference

Kevin M. Stack, Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Research, Vanderbilt Law School


Digging Underneath Seminole Rock

Amy Wildermuth, Professor of Law and Associate Vice President of Faculty, SJ Quinney College of Law, University of Utah

Sanne H. Knudsen, Assistant Professor of Law, University of Washington School of Law


The Origins and Legacy of Whitman v American Trucking

C. Boyden Gray, Founding Partner, Boyden Gray & Associates


Relationship Between Non-Delegation Doctrine and Chevron Deference

Neomi Rao, Associate Professor of Law, George Mason University


Judicial Review of Regulatory Science

David E. Bernstein, George Mason University Foundation Professor of Law, George Mason University School of Law


Judicial Review of Cost-Benefit Analysis

W. Kip Viscusi, University Distinguished Professor of Law, Economics and Management; Co-Director, PhD Program in Law and Economics, Vanderbilt Law School